Kells native, Cormac Corr, has just returned from Strasbourg, Mr. Corr has spent the past week participating in a series of Meetings via The Council of Europe on diversity and participation in politics.
The three-person delegation also included Ms. Leanne Mallen of Co. Kildare & Mr. David Griffin of Co. Clare, all three delegates are members of both Ógra Fianna Fáil & LYMEC – The European affiliation of Ógra.
Mr. Corr stated, “The delegation performed incred
ibly well, we consistently contributed in a proactive fashion to all discussions & proposed multiple ideas. Ultimately I am very proud of our contribution to the council – I strongly believe that we represented our organisation & our nation well on the European stage”
After a long week the delegation met with Ireland south MEP Billy Kelleher, the delegates updated Mr. Kelleher on the progress they had made over the course of the week & discussed the agenda for the recent European Parliament plenary sessions.